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Fixed Maintenance Mechanic

Description

OVERVIEW OF VULCAN MATERIALS COMPANY

Vulcan Materials Company is the nation s largest producer of construction aggregates and a major producer of aggregates-based construction materials including asphalt and ready-mixed concrete. We run our business with great discipline and integrity.
At Vulcan, our people share a competitive drive for excellence, in an environment of trust, teamwork, positive reinforcement, open-mindedness and communication.
Ours is a culture of mutual respect, integrity and committed spirit. Opportunity, community and unity is our way of doing business. We call itThe Vulcan Way.

POSITION SUMMARY

Primary duties include:
Responsible for servicing all plant equipment and assisting in the area of plant maintenance
Oil and grease moving parts of friction surfaces of mechanical equipment, such as shaft and motor bearings, sprockets, drive chains, gears, and pulleys, according to specified procedures and oral instructions
Operate, inspect and maintain a material handling conveyor system
Report machinery defects or malfunctions to supervisor Have the ability to assist with routine maintenance and repair of stationary equipment
May clean stationary equipment at plant and conduct housekeeping duties

ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

Perform duties safely, responsibly and proficiently observing all safety and health rules.
Review lubrication reports and service records and under close supervision, perform oil lube and filter service on all assigned equipment as directed
Provides assistance in equipment inspections and identify conditions (wear, alignment, function, etc) and monitor performance as directed
Report plant and/or equipment conditions to appropriate personnel as required. Assist plant and/or shop personnel with repair and maintenance
Maintain good housekeeping practices on equipment
Follow VMC lub manual and guidelines and plant equipment service manuals

Qualifications

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

Education:
High School Diploma/GED or an equivalent combination of training and work experience
Experience:
Entry level to intermediate experience in maintenance area
Prior experience in maintenance of fixed equipment preferred

WORKING CONDITIONS

Will work outdoors and exposed to varying and/or extreme weather conditions (i. e., heat, wet, cold, etc)
May work in high and/or precarious places or cramped work space that requires getting into awkward positions.
Must be able to stand, walk, or sit for extended periods of time; grip, climb, reach, shovel, squat, crawl, or pull, push, as well as, bend and lift 45 pounds



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